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Messidor (1979)

Two young women from very different backgrounds journey into the countryside seeking respite from unsatisfactory lives and relationships, but ultimately find that there is no way back to ... See full summary »

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Alain Tanner

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Alain Tanner
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Cast

Credited cast:
Clémentine Amouroux Clémentine Amouroux ... Jeanne Salève
Catherine Rétoré Catherine Rétoré ... Marie Corrençon
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Franziskus Abgottspon Franziskus Abgottspon
Gérald Battiaz Gérald Battiaz
Hansjörg Bedschard Hansjörg Bedschard
René Besson René Besson
Jürgen Brügger Jürgen Brügger
Walter Doppler Walter Doppler
Michel Fidanza Michel Fidanza
Claude Fleury Claude Fleury
Beat Fäh Beat Fäh
Arthur Grosjean Arthur Grosjean
Max Heinzelmann Max Heinzelmann
Hans-Ulrich Indermaur Hans-Ulrich Indermaur
Georg Janett Georg Janett
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Two young women from very different backgrounds journey into the countryside seeking respite from unsatisfactory lives and relationships, but ultimately find that there is no way back to the world they once knew. Written by Mark Doran <za13@dial.pipex.com>

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

Switzerland | France

Language:

French | German

Release Date:

14 March 1979 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Messidor - seikkailu alkaa... See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Soundtracks

Lied de Schubert
Music by Franz Schubert
Performed by Danielle Borst
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The original Thelma&Louise
3 June 1999 | by mafferSee all my reviews

A film much nearer to european viewer than Thelma&Louise. The story of the two students is easier to believe and the end of the film is also much real.


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